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Four-spotted Palpita

Palpita quadristigmalis

Description:

White moth with translucent wings.

Habitat:

My balcony near a primary forest.

Notes:

That's my index finger.

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6 Comments

Carolina
Carolina 8 years ago

Thank you bayucca, I've corrected! :)

bayucca
bayucca 8 years ago

Crambidae, Pyraustinae, Spilomelini, Palpita quadristigmalis. Quite common in the neotropics. Cydalima laticostalis is not a neotropical moth but one from India, Asia and Australia.

Carolina
Carolina 8 years ago

Oh thank you Nuwan and Daniela! It looks exactly as both. Gracias!

DB
DB 8 years ago

Hola Carolina, parece que en Pereira y en Salta tenemos las mismas polillas. Ayer pubiqué esta:http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/12481509 y me sugirieron la misma ID. Lindas verdad?

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Fantástica!!

Carolina
Spotted by
Carolina

Pereira, Quindío, Colombia

Spotted on Jul 24, 2012
Submitted on Jul 26, 2012

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